Farm Accident

Tractor driver hospitalised following crash in Clare

Tractor driver hospitalised following crash in Clare

The driver of a tractor was taken to hospital yesterday (Sunday, May 15) following an incident in Co. Clare. Gardaí...

May 16, 2022

Longford farmer injured in accident passes away

Longford farmer injured in accident passes away

A suckler farmer from Co. Longford, who was injured in an accident on his farm six weeks ago, has passed...

May 10, 2022

Teen survives mower accident to combine farming and football

Teen survives mower accident to combine farming and football

A Meath teenager hasn’t let an accident involving a mower when he was just two-years of age, dim his love...

March 6, 2022

Donegal dad who died in farm accident remembered

Donegal dad who died in farm accident remembered

A young Donegal father who died in a farm-related accident will be remembered at the presentation of the Tommy Feeney...

March 5, 2022

NI farm and contractor fined after workers fall from telescopic handler forks

NI farm and contractor fined after workers fall from telescopic handler forks

A Newtownstewart-based company and a self-employed contractor have been fined for health and safety failings after two workers fell from...

September 30, 2021

Farm death in Sligo prompts investigations

Farm death in Sligo prompts investigations

Investigations are ongoing by authorities following the death of a man in a farm accident in Co. Sligo in recent...

September 6, 2021

‘Happened in a flash’: Sligo farmer underlines importance of safety checks

‘Happened in a flash’: Sligo farmer underlines importance of safety checks

Sligo farmer Aengus Mannion was almost crushed to death when a teleporter rolled over him on a farm in Navan,...

April 29, 2021

13-year-old saves father’s life in Cork agitator incident

13-year-old saves father’s life in Cork agitator incident

A 13-year-old boy has been hailed as a hero by local emergency services in Co. Cork, after playing a key...

April 29, 2021

Air ambulance taskings increase by 21%…with farm accidents a common call-out

Air ambulance taskings increase by 21%…with farm accidents a common call-out

The Irish Community Air Ambulance was tasked to 127 incidents during the first three months of 2021, across nine different...

April 15, 2021

Man killed in farm accident in Limerick

Man killed in farm accident in Limerick

Investigations are underway by authorities following a fatal farm accident in Co. Limerick in recent days. A man in his...

April 5, 2021

Man killed in accident on farm in Clare

Man killed in accident on farm in Clare

A man has been killed in an accident which took place on a farm in Co. Clare earlier today (Friday,...

January 22, 2021

Man killed in farm accident in Kerry

Man killed in farm accident in Kerry

A man has been killed in a farm accident in Co. Kerry earlier today (Thursday, December 24), authorities have confirmed....

December 24, 2020

Man dies from injuries following quad accident in Ballycastle

Man dies from injuries following quad accident in Ballycastle

A man has died from injuries sustained in a quad accident in Co. Antrim over the weekend, the Police Service...

December 23, 2020

Farm worker airlifted to hospital after explosion on a Cornwall farm

Farm worker airlifted to hospital after explosion on a Cornwall farm

A man has been airlifted to hospital after suffering serious head injuries in an explosion on a farm in Porthcurno...

December 1, 2020

Farmer airlifted to hospital after tractor accident in Clare

Farmer airlifted to hospital after tractor accident in Clare

A farmer was airlifted to hospital following an incident on a farm in Co. Clare yesterday (Tuesday, September 29), according...

September 30, 2020

Country girl launches campaign for government to fund NI’s air ambulance

Country girl launches campaign for government to fund NI’s air ambulance

A friend of teenager Ellie McDonnell, who was rescued by Northern Ireland’s Air Ambulance but sadly passed away a year...

September 24, 2020

Co. Antrim farmer airlifted to hospital after bull attack

Co. Antrim farmer airlifted to hospital after bull attack

A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was attacked by a bull in Broughshane, Co. Antrim. The incident happened...

September 16, 2020

Tributes paid to teenager who died one year after surviving devastating quad bike accident

Tributes paid to teenager who died one year after surviving devastating quad bike accident

Tributes have been paid to a 16-year-old girl who passed away at the weekend – a year on from surviving...

September 15, 2020